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Oct 08, 2017
Elderly care in India: Centre and state must stop passing the buck, says former minister Ashwani KumarAshwani Kumar, 64, former member of Parliament and former law minister, explained to us why he is fighting a public-interest litigation in the Supreme Court seeking more assistance for the elderly.
Aug 14, 2017
Gorakhpur tragedy: Varun Gandhi pledges Rs 5 cr to build pediatric wing at Sultanpur's district hospitalBJP MP Varun Gandhi on Monday pledged to donate Rs 5 crore from his MPLADS fund to build a pediatric wing at the district hospital of Sultanpur
Aug 26, 2016
Maneka Gandhi stresses the need for ambulances in all districtsUnion minister Maneka Gandhi on Friday said she was saddened by two incidents in Odisha where a man carried his wife's body on his shoulders and two policemen used a bamboo pole to carry a corpse due to alleged lack of ambulances and stressed the need for making ambulances available in all the districts.
Mar 10, 2016
Deduct Rs 6.35 cr for deployment of paramilitary forces from our MPLAD funds: AAP MPs to RajnathAmid reports of Centre asking the Punjab government to pay up Rs 6.35 crore for deployment of paramilitary forces in the state during and after the terror attack in Pathankot air force base, AAP MPs Bhagwant Mann and Sadhu Singh have asked the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to deduct the amount from their MPLAD funds.
Mar 09, 2016
Finance Ministry considering proposal to enhance MPLADS funds for parliamentariansA proposal to enhance the funds given to MPs to carry out development works in their constituencies under the MPLADS is under the consideration of the Finance Ministry but no decision has been taken yet
Jul 07, 2015
Enhance MPLAD Fund instead of hiking MPs' pay, says Shanta KumarOpposing the proposal to hike salaries of parliamentarians, BJP's Shanta Kumar on Monday said the government should instead enhance MP Local Areas Development Fund.
Apr 29, 2015
Opposition protests move to use MPLAD funds in Swachh missionOpposition parties including the Congress on Wednesday strongly opposed any move to allow the MPs Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds to be used for Swachh Bharat Mission, prompting the government to say that no decision has been taken in this regard.
Dec 08, 2014
Rs 5 cr not enough: MPs don't have funds for PM Modi's pet schemesInsistence on using MPLADS funds for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet schemes of Clean India and adopting a village is meeting with resistance from a section of Members of Parliament, who are demanding separate funds for executing these programmes.
Aug 16, 2014
MPLADS Squared: Modi's political calculations in Adarsh Gaon schemeWith the launch of the Adarsh Gaon scheme for which funds will be routed through MPs, what is Modi really trying to achieve? An analysis.
Jun 28, 2014
BJP classroom for MPs: Social media guru Modi gives first lessonBJP has organised a two-day orientation programme starting on Saturday to train newly-elected BJP MPs in efficient parliamentary and public conduct.